Several teams of police officers, sheriff's deputies, firefighters, and BBQ enthusiasts will come together to compete in the upcoming "Heroes BBQ Cookoff" sponsored by The North Shreveport Business Association.

The event will be Friday, September 25, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the NWLTC - Shreveport Campus Parking Lot, 2010 N. Market St in Shreveport.

Teams will be judged on their prowess in beef briskit, pork ribs, and chicken; an optional side-dish category is also judged, but not mandatory.

The judges are high-profile locals: Liz Swaine, Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator, SPD Chief Willie Shaw, District Attorney J. Schuyler Marvin, SFD Chief Scott Wolverton, and Past President Of The NSBA Debbie Martin

You can preorder your 2015 Heroes BBQ Cook-Off tickets online at www.ShreveportNorth.org/store and pay by credit card. You can also mail your payment to PO Box 7957, Shreveport LA 71137-7957. Tickets are $10.00 each.

More information is available on our website at www.ShreveportNorth.org.